Benjamin Yates
Benjamin Yates(he/him/his)
Sports Reporter, Phoenix

Benjamin Yates expects to graduate in May 2024 with a bachelor’s degree in sports journalism. Yates has interned as a sports writer at The Arizona Republic. He is a host of the Valley Variety sports podcast on Blaze Radio.

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Cactus League announces highest attendance total since pre-pandemic

PEORIA – In its second full spring training year post-pandemic and league lockout, Arizona’s Cactus League announced an attendance of 1,630,436, its highest since 2019.

Cactus League executive director Bridget Binsbacher announces the league’s 2024 attendance totals Thursday at the Peoria Sports Complex. (Photo by Samuel Nute/Cronkite News)

‘Nobody cares’: Kenny Dillingham, ASU football not wallowing in first home shutout since 1988

TEMPE – After being shutout at home by Fresno State, Kenny Dillingham knows there is lots of room for improvement with offensive struggles and injury issues.

Dillinham podium